Higher Education

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Coalition of Union Faculty (CUF)

The Coalition of Union Faculty (CUF) is a group of MEA-MFT member-leaders from the various campuses around Montana. CUF members meet throughout the year to talk about higher education issues.

Current CUF members include:

 Ronnie Laudati  FVCC Tenure track
 Janet Novotny FVCC Adjunct
 Leslie Beard FVCC Classified
 Gail  Ring GFT
 Jane Wynne DCCU
 Bryon Steinwand Helena College
 Rachel Finn MCCC
 Kari Cargill MSU-Bozeman Non-tenure track
 Grant Mitman Montana Tech
 Mary Verploegen MSU Northern
 David Shively UM
 Mike Gilbert UM Western
 Marilyn Besich VTEM
 Josef Crepeau Missoula College of Technology
 Keith Edgerton MSU Billings

Abbreviations:
FVCC : Flathead Valley Community College
GFT: Glendive Federation of Teachers
DCCU: Dawson Community College Unified
MSU: Montana State University
UM: University of Montana
VTEM: Vocational Technical Educators of Montana
PPC: Program and Policy Council